Terms of Service
This Website and services are offered to you, conditioned on your acceptance without modification, of the following terms, conditions, and notices contained in this agreement (the “Terms and Conditions”). Your use of this Website or submission of service requests via telephone constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices in effect at such time. These Terms and Conditions apply to any of our services or properties such as websites or apps and collectively referred to herein as “ProRoofingIllinois.com” on which a link to these Terms & Conditions appears. If you have any questions regarding these Terms & Conditions, you may contact us at the email address admin@ followed by the website name. We may amend these Terms & Conditions at any time by posting a revised version of these Terms and Conditions. These Terms & Conditions were last updated on December 2, 2015.
- ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
- LICENSE TO USE THE SITE
Subject to these Terms, we grant to you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use the Site for your personal use and not for resale or further distribution. Your right to use the Site is limited by the terms set forth in these Terms. Except for your pre-existing rights and this license granted to you, we and our licensors retain all right, title and interest in and to the Site, including all related intellectual property rights. The Site is protected by applicable intellectual property laws, including United States copyright law and international treaties. Except as otherwise explicitly provided in these Terms or as may be expressly permitted by applicable law, you will not, and will not permit or authorize third parties to: (a) reproduce, modify, translate, enhance, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or create derivative works of the Site; (b) rent, lease or sublicense access to the Site; nor (c) circumvent or disable any security or technological features or measures of the Site.
- ACCESS TO THE SITE; MODIFICATIONS TO THE SITE
We do not provide you with the equipment to access the Site. You are responsible for all fees charged by third parties to access the Site (e.g., charges by internet service providers). We reserve the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, all or a part of the Site without notice. We will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Site. We also reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post, or remove any posting (including private messages) by you, and to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to the Site at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice, and without liability.
- SITE RESTRICTIONS
You must comply with all applicable laws when using the Site. Except as may be expressly permitted by applicable law or authorized by us in writing, you will not, and will not permit anyone else to: (a) store, copy, modify, distribute, or resell any of the information; audio, visual, and audiovisual works; or other content made available on the Site (“Site Content”) or compile or collect any Site Content as part of a database or other work; (b) use any automated tool (e.g., robots, spiders) to use the Site or store, copy, modify, distribute, or resell any Site Content; (c) rent, lease, or sublicense your access to the Site to another person; (d) use the Site or Site Content for any purpose except for your own personal use; (e) circumvent or disable any digital rights management, usage rules, or other security features of the Site; (f) use the Site in a manner that threatens the integrity, performance, or availability of the Site; or (g) remove, alter, or obscure any proprietary notices (including copyright notices) on any portion of the Site or Site Content.
- LINKS AND THIRD PARTY CONTENT
The Site may contain links to third party products, services, and Web sites. We exercise no control over the third party products, services, and Web sites and we are not responsible for their performance, do not endorse them, and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, or other materials available through the third party products, services, and Web sites. We are not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused to you by your use of or reliance on any goods or services available through the third party products, services, and Web sites.
Users of the Site may have the opportunity to post information to the Site, including reviews, comments, and other information and materials. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information that constitutes part of the content expressed or made available by third parties on the Site are those of the respective authors or producers and not of us or our sponsors or their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, or representatives. We do not control the content posted by third parties via the Site and do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content. You understand that by using the Site, you may be exposed to content that is offensive, indecent, or objectionable. Under no circumstances will we, our sponsors or their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, or representatives be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through the Site. It is your responsibility to evaluate the information, opinion, advice, or other content available. You agree that we are free to use any comments, information, ideas, concepts, reviews, or techniques or any other material contained in any communication you may send or provide to us (each, a “Submission”), including, without limitation, responses to questionnaires or through postings to the Site without further compensation, acknowledgement, or payment to you for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products and creating, modifying or improving the Site and our products and services. Furthermore, by posting any Submission on the Site, submitting information to us, or in responding to questionnaires or other means for providing Submissions to us, you grant us a perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, royalty-free, irrevocable, sub-licensable, worldwide license and right to display, use, perform, reproduce, modify, distribute and create derivative works of the Submission or information submitted in any media, software, or technology of any kind now existing or developed in the future. BY POSTING OR PROVIDING ANY SUBMISSION OR OTHER INFORMATION, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT PUBLIC POSTING AND USE OF YOUR SUBMISSION OR INFORMATION BY US WILL NOT INFRINGE ON OR VIOLATE THE RIGHTS OF ANY THIRD PARTY.
- USE POLICIES
You are solely responsible for any content and other material that you submit, publish or display on the Site or transmit to other members and/or other users of the Site. You will not use the Site to: (a) upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any Submission that contains unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libellous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; (b) harm us or third parties in any way; (c) impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (d) upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any Submission that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements); (e) upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Submission that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other right of any party; (f) upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other forms of solicitation; (g) upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (h) interfere with or disrupt the Site or servers or networks connected to the Site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Site; (I) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation; (j) “stalk” or otherwise harass another; or (k) collect or store personal data about other users.
Please note that some of the services provided on the Site are designed to provide consumers an opportunity to request information regarding certain products and services, including without limitation, home improvement and or construction. As a result, please note the following: ProRoofingIllinois.com is marketing service that matches requests from potential customers with service installers/providers that offer products or services that may be able to meet such potential customers’ request. We are not involved in the actual transaction between potential customers and service providers. Although we take certain steps to examine the credentials of our listed service professionals, we make no guarantees or representations regarding the skills or representations of such service professional or the quality of the job that he or she may perform for you if you elect to retain their services. Consequently, we cannot ensure that a transaction will occur. Additionally, if a transaction does occur between a potential customer who submits their information and a service provider with whom we work, we have no control over the quality, safety or legality of the item or service sold. It is entirely up to you to evaluate a service professional’s qualifications, and to enter into a direct contract or otherwise reach agreement with a service professional. We do not guarantee or warrant any service professional’s performance on the job or the outcome or quality of the services performed. The service professional are not employees or agents of ProRoofingIllinois.com, nor is ProRoofingIllinois.com an agent of the service professionals. Should you have a dispute with any service professional, you must address such dispute with the service professional directly. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO RELEASE PROROOFINGILLINOIS.COM (AND OUR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS) FROM ANY DAMAGES OR CLAIMS (INCLUDING CONSEQUENTIAL AND INCIDENTAL DAMAGES) OF EVERY KIND OR NATURE, SUSPECTED AND UNSUSPECTED, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, AND DISCLOSED OR UNDISCLOSED, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH SUCH DISPUTES AND YOUR DEALINGS WITH SERVICE PROFESSIONALS. If we are unable to match your request to businesses within our network, we retain the right to match you to businesses outside our network through our approved partners. The information furnished on the Site and any interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified home improvement service provider, specialist or other service professional. You must always seek the advice of a qualified professional for questions related to implementing and/or using products in your home. You should never disregard professional advice or delay in seeking professional advice related to your home or the implementing and/or using energy-related products in your home because of something you have read on this site. The application of information on ProRoofingIllinois.com may not be applicable to your specific circumstances. It is your responsibility to always confirm applicable licensing requirements with each service provider you talk to and the applicable state and local licensing authorities. While information on the Site has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, neither we nor the content providers warrant the accuracy of product content, or other data of any nature contained on this website. Neither we, nor the content providers, guarantee that the content on this Site covers all possible uses, directions, precautions, or adverse effects that may be associated with any service or product. PROROOFINGILLINOIS.COM AND OUR SPONSORS AND LICENSORS MAKE NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) RELATING TO (1) ANY RECOMMENDATIONS /REFERRALS PROVIDED TO YOU VIA THE SITE AND (2) ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PROVIDED BY ANY OF OUR RECOMMENDED PARTNERS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, HOME IMPROVEMENT SERVICE PROVIDERS.
- TELEPHONE CALLS AND SMS TEXT MESSAGES
- USERS UNDER AGE 13
It is our policy that visitors to the Site who are under the age of 13 should not post or provide information on the Site without the consent of their parents. The Child Online Privacy and Protection Act (COPPA) regulates online collection of information from persons under the age of 13. It is our policy to refrain from knowingly collecting or maintaining personal information relating to any person under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not supply any personal information through the site. If you are under the age of 18 and have already provided personal information through the site, please have your parent or guardian contact us immediately, so that we can remove such information from our files. You may contact us at the address below.
We use reasonable security measures that are designed to protect personal information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Please note, however, that no data security measures can be guaranteed to be completely effective. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any personal information or other information. You transmit personal information to us at your own risk.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PROVIDED BY ANY OF OUR RECOMMENDED PARTNERS. ACCORDINGLY, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, PROROOFINGILLINOIS.COM AND OUR SPONSORS AND LICENSORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF EITHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THESE DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM THE USE OF ANY RECOMMENDATIONS/REFERRALS PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE OR FROM THE PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PROVIDED BY ANY OF THE REFERRED PARTNERS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY HOME IMPROVEMENT SERVICE PROVIDERS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF PROROOFINGILLINOIS.COM AND OUR SPONSORS AND LICENSORS OF ALL KINDS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTY CLAIMS), REGARDLESS OF THE FORUM AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER ANY ACTION OR CLAIM IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE AMOUNTS, IF ANY, THAT YOU HAVE PAID TO PROROOFINGILLINOIS.COM.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless ProRoofingIllinois.com, its affiliates, its officers, directors, agents and employees against any asserted claims or suits made by any third party or any regulatory action brought by any entity, for any and all damages, losses, judgments, suits, claims or liabilities (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys’ fees) that arise directly or indirectly from your actions, including but not limited to: (i) violations of these Terms; (ii) your violations of any rights or third parties, including service professionals; (iii) your use of the Site; and (iv) any other activities in connection with this Site or other websites to which this Site is linked.
- CHOICE OF LAW & LEGAL FORUM
- ENTIRE AGREEMENT
- UPDATES TO THESE TERMS
We may occasionally update the Site and these Terms. When we do, we will revise the “last updated” date on these Terms. You should check this Site and these Terms frequently to see recent changes. The then-current version of these Terms will supersede all earlier versions.
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